The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 5 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 93 25 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.99% 7.44% 13.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.10% 7.86% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 14 50
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £325 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £23.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.91% -47.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
487 318 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 94.20% 94.64% 93.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 198 267
Average daily rate £388 £360 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 22 29
Average hourly rate £15.75 £20.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -22.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.46 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £40.00 £84.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Developer across the West Sussex region.

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 19 £450 -
Worthing +5 17 £325 - 7
Crawley +10 16 £340 -20.00% 10
Horsham +1 10 £320 +8.47% 12
Burgess Hill - 3 - - 1
Haywards Heath - 2 - - 1
Chichester - 1 £300 - 8
East Grinstead - - - -
Pulborough - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Steyning - - - -
Arundel - - - -
Developer
South East

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 77 (48.73%) HTML
1 77 (48.73%) JavaScript
2 75 (47.47%) CSS
3 46 (29.11%) HTML5
4 43 (27.22%) .NET
5 42 (26.58%) C#
6 38 (24.05%) Web Development
7 36 (22.78%) CSS3
7 36 (22.78%) SQL
8 33 (20.89%) Java
8 33 (20.89%) ASP.NET
9 32 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (19.62%) jQuery
11 30 (18.99%) SQL Server
12 23 (14.56%) Web Services
13 21 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (12.66%) MVC
14 20 (12.66%) SOAP
15 19 (12.03%) XML
16 18 (11.39%) Spring
17 17 (10.76%) WCF
17 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
18 16 (10.13%) E-Commerce
19 15 (9.49%) OO
19 15 (9.49%) Visual Studio
20 14 (8.86%) Oracle
20 14 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
20 14 (8.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 14 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 14 (8.86%) AngularJS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.16%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.53%) Mule
4 3 (1.90%) CMS
4 3 (1.90%) IIS
4 3 (1.90%) Apache
5 1 (0.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.63%) Node.js
5 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (3.80%) Photoshop
2 5 (3.16%) MS Office
3 3 (1.90%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.63%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Magento
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) SaaS
1 3 (1.90%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (8.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (8.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 14 (8.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.59%) RDBMS
4 12 (7.59%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.53%) MySQL
6 4 (2.53%) PowerCenter
6 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.90%) Big Data
7 3 (1.90%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.27%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.27%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.27%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.27%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (9.49%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.80%) Subversion
4 5 (3.16%) Maven
5 3 (1.90%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.90%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.90%) StyleCop
5 3 (1.90%) NUnit
6 2 (1.27%) Xcode
7 1 (0.63%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.63%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (5.70%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) Games
3 3 (1.90%) Retail
3 3 (1.90%) Electronics
3 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.27%) Marketing
4 2 (1.27%) Avionics
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (48.73%) HTML
2 75 (47.47%) CSS
3 46 (29.11%) HTML5
4 43 (27.22%) .NET
5 36 (22.78%) CSS3
6 33 (20.89%) ASP.NET
7 31 (19.62%) jQuery
8 23 (14.56%) Web Services
9 20 (12.66%) SOAP
10 19 (12.03%) XML
11 18 (11.39%) Spring
12 17 (10.76%) WCF
13 14 (8.86%) AngularJS
14 11 (6.96%) Ajax
15 9 (5.70%) RESTful
15 9 (5.70%) REST
16 8 (5.06%) .NET Framework
17 7 (4.43%) XSL
17 7 (4.43%) XHTML
17 7 (4.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.43%) Visualisation
1 7 (4.43%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.80%) Data Structures
2 6 (3.80%) iPad
3 4 (2.53%) Open Source
3 4 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (2.53%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.53%) User Experience
4 2 (1.27%) iPhone
4 2 (1.27%) W3C
4 2 (1.27%) GIS
4 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.96%) Windows
2 10 (6.33%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.53%) UNIX
4 4 (2.53%) Linux
5 3 (1.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (24.05%) Web Development
2 32 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.66%) MVC
4 16 (10.13%) E-Commerce
5 15 (9.49%) OO
6 11 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (5.70%) Unit Testing
8 7 (4.43%) Scrum
8 7 (4.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (4.43%) iOS Development
9 6 (3.80%) ITIL V3
9 6 (3.80%) TDD
9 6 (3.80%) ITIL
10 5 (3.16%) SOA
10 5 (3.16%) Content Management
10 5 (3.16%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (2.53%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (2.53%) Software Engineering
11 4 (2.53%) ERP
12 3 (1.90%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 77 (48.73%) JavaScript
2 42 (26.58%) C#
3 36 (22.78%) SQL
4 33 (20.89%) Java
5 10 (6.33%) T-SQL
6 9 (5.70%) C++
7 6 (3.80%) X++
8 5 (3.16%) Objective-C
9 4 (2.53%) VB6
9 4 (2.53%) VB
10 3 (1.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (1.27%) PHP
12 1 (0.63%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (3.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (3.16%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.53%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.86%) Oracle
3 7 (4.43%) Tableau
4 5 (3.16%) SAP
4 5 (3.16%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.53%) Informatica
5 4 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.90%) hybris
6 3 (1.90%) Facebook
6 3 (1.90%) Twitter
6 3 (1.90%) FatWire
6 3 (1.90%) Google
7 2 (1.27%) Zend
7 2 (1.27%) Cognos
7 2 (1.27%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.63%) Apple
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Very Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £325 - 375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £325 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
West Sussex
Explore Group
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
West Sussex
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Chichester
Cognitive Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + n/a
Posted: 16 days ago
West Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
West Sussex
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago